vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the shoulder section of a brown pottery grooved vessel, the interior is covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and remains of one line of incised Coptic text with further traces of black paint above.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 88 millimetres (max)
- Width: 65 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of incised Coptic text, with further traces of black paint above.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64503
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